Drivetime Tuesday 17 January 2017

Drivetime

Drivetime

Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

Theresa May's Brexit Speech

Theresa May's Brexit Speech

The British Prime Minister set out 12 guiding principles for the UK's negotiation to leave the European Union. Among them- confirmation Britain will depart the EU single market. Phillip Boucher Hayes was watching Theresa May's speech for Drivetime...

Elder Care and Fair Deal

Elder Care and Fair Deal

The government has announced a new consultation process on the care of older people with a view to establishing a statuatory entitlement to home care similar to the Fair Deal Nursing Home Scheme. John Cooke reports.

Brexit - Political Reaction

Brexit - Political Reaction

Today's speech by British Prime Minister Theresa May on how the UK would manage Brexit, was top of the political agenda for the Dail this afternoon. Fergal Keane reports.

Public Sector Pay

Public Sector Pay

The government has decided to bring forward a payment of €1,000 to the country's public servants. It was due in September, as part of pay restoration measures under the Lansdowne Road agreement.

Programme Highlights

Three simple steps to help calm the mind

Paul D'Alton, Associate Professor of Psychology at UCD and Principal Clinical Psychologist at St Vincent's University Hospital, provides three simple steps to help calm the mind during stressful periods.

Finding it hard to sleep?

Paul D'Alton, Associate Professor of Psychology at UCD and Principal Clinical Psychologist at St Vincent's University Hospital, provides tips for people who are struggling to sleep.

Olivia O'Leary Column

In her column Olivia O'Leary looks at how we respond to strange times.

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